Positive Decision on Johnny Behind the Rocks BLM Mineral Withdrawl

We saw an important decision recently from the Fremont County Commission regarding the mineral withdrawal at Lander’s Johnny Behind the Rocks mountain biking area. The Fremont County Commission originally announced plans to protest the BLM’s planned mineral withdrawal at Lander’s Johnny Behind the Rocks mountain biking area entry a few weeks ago. Today the CommissionRead more

BLM Public Comment Period for Red Grade Trails is OPEN

The BLM Public Comment Period for Red Grade Trails ends on August 19th, so please be sure to submit your comments right away: Written comments should be submitted by August 19, 2016 and addressed to: Red Grade Trail System Environmental Analysis; Attention: Tom Bills, Planning and Environmental Coordinator; 1425 Fort St., Buffalo, WY 82834. CommentsRead more

Wyoming Pathways Executive Director Tim Young Appointed to Bicycle and Pedestrian System Task Force

Wyoming Pathways Executive Director, Tim Young, has been appointed to the new Bicycle and Pedestrian System Task Force by Governor Matt Mead.  Tim was instrumental in getting the legislation that initiated the task force, Senate File 8, passed in the most recent Wyoming legislative session.  You can read more about the Task Force and whatRead more

Cheyenne Cycling Tragedy Points Out Need for Improved Cycling Safety Awareness

While bicycling is a fun and healthy activity, its not without risks. As summer weather finally arrives in Wyoming and many of us are getting out to enjoy a bike ride, a recent fatal crash in Cheyenne  reminds us of the importance to ride with care. Details are still being gathered in this case, whereRead more

Fat Biking Summit Summary

Blessed with a long winter, Wyoming is increasingly becoming a great place to fat bike. In 2016, new groomed trails around the state were enjoyed at Happy Jack and Curt Gowdy serving Laramie and Cheyenne, in Jackson Hole and at Grand Targhee Resort, on Casper Mountain, the new Beck Lake Trails in Cody, some inRead more

Spring Cycling in Yellowstone

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 31, 2016              16-013 Amy Bartlett  (307) 344-2015  [email protected] ——————————————————————————- YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK NEWS RELEASE ——————————————————————————- Spring Bicycling Begins on Select Yellowstone Roads Bicyclists Must Plan Ahead for Safety Beginning today, bicyclists willing to brave the unpredictable elements of spring in Yellowstone National Park are ableRead more

Wyoming Pathways Well represented at the Senate File 8 Signing Ceremony

Wyoming Pathways was well represented at the signing ceremony for Senate File 8, the Bicycle and Pedestrian System Task Force bill, with Chairman Bruce Burrows, Board Member Todd Thibodeau and Outreach Director Pete Skram on hand to witness the event. Unfortunately, Executive Director Tim Young, who helped develop the bill and supported its progress through theRead more

Registration for the 20th Tour de Wyoming Opens February 15th

The Tour de Wyoming kicked off for the first time in 1997. Some 45 intrepid riders gathered in Powell, Wyoming for a six-day ride that went up and over the Bighorn Mountains and finishing up in Casper. It was initially an event of the Wyoming Governor’s Council for Physical Fitness and Sport. At that timeRead more

Safe Streets in Laramie: Community Development Director Randy Hunt Weighs In: Hunt: Planners, stakeholders should have long-range plan for safe streets

Making Laramie’s streets accommodating and safe to a variety of modes of transportation is a challenge, but city planners, advocates and transportation authorities are looking at progressive ways of meeting that goal. As Laramie continues to grow, finding ways to accommodate different modes of transportation safely and efficiently can be a challenge. With plans forRead more

DDA develops bike share program – Board OKs spending $5K on downtown program that will roll out in April

A pilot program sponsored by the Downtown Development Authority/Main Street will help people discover the joys of bicycle riding. Tuesday, the DDA board unanimously approved spending $5,000 to develop a pilot bike share program. Called ReRide, the pilot is planned for April 1-Oct. 31. DDA then will evaluate it to decide whether to continue itRead more